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reaction from people coming down here. it is starting to settle in that he is nell ahead at apple. keep in mind, he was at one time the head of pics are. dropped sharply. down over $20 a share. we have watched this year's slowly bounceback since the announcement yesterday. >> more now on a developing story. the bart board members are saying that they agree that the agency said only cut off cell phone
this morning. >> a little bit of drizzle. nothing too heavy. here is a live look from the roof camera in san francisco. you will need to use your windshield wipers here and there. this afternoon, sunny and warm. nobody debitors our region from 60s along the coast to the upper 80s. the fog is a bay area wide. the north bay, the entire stretch of 101, the peninsula and down to the south bay, overcast conditions. fairly expensive this morning. when will it burn off? we're still
looking for a bay area wide fall. by noon it will pull back to the coast. we will all get some fairly decent warm and once that happens. we will be dealing with all once again tomorrow morning, this afternoon will be pretty nice. low 60s through most of the east bay and south bay. we are still dealing with the mid-upper 50s. let's take a look at the afternoon highs. mid- upper 80s.
>> in downtown san francisco, mid-60s. here is your 7 day forecast. we have a warm day shaping up for saturday and sunday. let's get a check on the morning commute. >> still a pretty quiet ride around the bay area and a quiet period. on the bay bridge toll plaza, it has been a steady ride. the meter lights were activated just an hour of gold but the drive times have stayed at about 15 minutes was found. we have not seen a significant back up. we're
mi. per hour around the center. a hurricane watch has been issued for the carolinas. the twins are 115 mi. per hour moving north- northwest. here is the latest predicted path. the storm right now is pounding the caribbean and the bahamas more specifically. a path takes that by saturday afternoon, just off the carolina coast hitting the outer banks with devastating winds over one under miles per hour. it is expected to weaken to a category one hurricane. look at how close it comes to new york city. here is a scene
from nassau, there are very close to the eye of the storm. >> new this morning, the navy has ordered the second fleet in virginia to leave the north workstation to sheekeep the ship's age. 27 ships are moving out to sea. another 28 are being moved to other places. nine different ships are already at sea. here's the latest on what is happening in libya. there is a $2 million bounty on the head of muammar gaddafi. libya is offering amnesty to anyone who captures or kills them. meanwhile rebels continue to
fight the last pockets of resistance. here is video of smoke rising from gaddafi's compound. italy is preparing to release about 505 million in libyan assets that were frozen in italian banks. italy has not disclosed the total assets. the libyan opposition say they urgently need at least 5 billion to pay state salaries and maintain vital services and repair the oil facilities. >> stocks have been wavering. the dow was up 50 and then down 30. now down 25. the nasdaq is down 11 right now. everyone is watching the bank of america stock which is above 20% on news that warren buffett will be investing 5 billion. we're watching apple stock as well. apple's
stock is now down $5 a share. we have new unemployment numbers coming spike in applications must we. the labor department reported that weekly claims rose by 5000. thousands of verizon wireless workers filed for unemployment benefits while on strike. >> americans outlook for the economy has been since earlier this summer. the confidence in president obamas handling of the economy has slipped. more adults are blaming former president george bush for the nation's economic woes. pessimism does not be taking a toll on obamas reelection prospects. here are some
new foreclosure numbers to tell you about. foreclosure sales peaked two years ago. onto bay area weather and traffic. >> we are watching the fall- out there this morning and the forecast for the weekend. >> here is a quick look from the james lick freeway. fog and haze over the city of san francisco. that is extending down the peninsula toward sfo. we do have all rival flight delays. one hour 12 minutes is the current delay time. oakland and san jose are on time. the fog is fairly widespread. you can see the view on the satellite map. the north bay, the east bay come into the oakland hills
and into the san ramon valley, we are seeing some cloud cover. this afternoon we have some fairly decent temperatures. as we walked to the timeline, we can see that the temperature is will develop. by 9:00 a.m., a mixture of '60s and '70s. by noon, more of a mixed throughout the heart of the day with '80s towards adults up and by 3:00 p.m. the 80's go widespread. the warmer temperature is will be in the mid-upper 80s. here is a look at your neighborhoods.
hyashi here is your 7 day forecast. it is going to be nice today, cool look tomorrow and then warming slightly for the weekend. sunshine between now and then. we will still be enjoying a lot of sunny afternoons. let's get a tax on the morning commute. >> still slow on the bay bridge but we are hot spot free around the bay area. a 16 minute drive time through macarthur maze heading towards the upper deck of the bay bridge. we are still incident free, sicily. there are no hot spots in the roadway. the san mateo bridge is also a pretty good community. westbound and ease the traffic is still flowing smoothly. the golden
someone driving around offering students a ride. a 16 year-old girl went a hispanic man was driving around offering a ride to her and seemed pushy. he drove away in what is being described as a guard green dodge. in san jose nearly two dozen firefighters are returning to work after being rehired. here is video of those firefighters when they started retraining back in july. >> the water may be back on and pescadero but people are being advised to boil their water before drinking it. county officials are waiting for test results to come back from the lab. the advisor will be in effect for a couple of weeks. the
pumps failed about a week ago leaving about 800 people without drinkable water. >> a former san francisco worker was sent to jail for taking dallas during an election. he will be on probation for three years. >> much more ahead on the kron 4 morning news. we will take a break as we take a look outside. a very foggy picture in san francisco. this is a look from our roof camera. we will talk about the drizzle when we come back.
>> steve jobs, a giant in the tech world, a man who greeted one of the most revered companies is now stepping down as ceo of apple. each piece in the hopes to remain play a role in double as he remains on the board, he will help to design future products. >> people are worried about this on to different levels. they hoped that the products will continue to be as aggressive and as
cutting edge as they are. this double stars getting ready to open. very iconic. the apple store wants to be cutting edge. we will see what happens over the next few years or so, if it will continue to be so. let me show you what a big impact. there are so many events going on. steve jobs' is stepping down. on the front pages of the newspapers, this is the senses, chronicle asking, what now. there is a lot going on. people are stopping by, what you have my phone or not, if you have an ipad or not, there is no doubt that he did change the world. >> steve jobs sent a letter to the board, here is with the release yesterday, if there ever came a day what i could no longer do my duties and expectations as apple ceo, i would be the first to let you know, unfortunately
that day has come. he had been on indefinite leave since january with an unspecified medical condition. he had previously been treated for pancreatic cancer and received a liver transplant. we spoke with one analyst says says apple will be a different company without steve jobs. >> he was the balance point in that company. the balance point has now been removed. a lot of people have left apple, the company has been changing quite a bit, now jobs is gone and the balance is removed, we will see a different company. >> tim cook has been handling the job since january. he is not nearly as recognizable as steve jobs, cook has worked of the z 00 of the company for 13 years. apple stock was down $20 a share in after-hours trading but has bounced
back. now at 3 and $69.68 a share. >> i have been talking about this with our viewers all morning long on our facebook fan page. i asked viewers, with ample ceo steve jobs stepping down will apple lose ground in the tech world? take a look at the various responses that have come in. >> an arraignment today for
two men accused of stealing and i felt a prototype. the men are suspected of selling the phototype the after finding impact in redwood city bar. the sect was uncovered last april. here is a video of that review. the prototype has been returned. >> another developing story, part of board members say that they agreed that the agency should only cut off so phone service during drastic circumstances. here is video of the protest that followed the board's decision to restrict cellphone service. bob franklin estimates it will take 2-4 weeks to come opal the draft proposal on this policy and that it will be
discussed. the board border directors will meet again this morning in oakland. jackie sissel is live at the else a riddle bars stationed with a reaction. >> there are some people on the platform that will be affected by this. the group anonymous says it will continue to protest as long as part has that option on the table. >> it is really unfortunate. i do not like cutting off service. i do not like the protesters. >> i think that bar tt need to work with the writers. they have rights, if they want to protest, they should
protest. >> obviously this is going to be a developing story that will not go away anytime soon. it will be a couple of weeks before bart comes up with a real program that they can implement. >> we have a new video from the bahamas. officials are expecting intense party damage from hurricane irene. the storm has sent tourists packing. the outer bands are bringing wind and heavy rains. most visitors have departed on cruise ships. tourists are hunkering down in large hotels built to withstand these intense storms. hurricane and rain is expected to pick up speed and intensity become a category 4 storm and gaining strength by thursday as it
mixes with the north carolina and up the east coast to new jersey, new york and even hitting parts of pennsylvania and massachusetts, up to maine and into canada. now, let's go over to james fletcher. >> a mild forecast. pretty nice to address. here is a live look at the bay bridge. with low cloud cover over the oakland hills. once the fall polls but we will enjoy it temperatures like these. a fantastic day in store for the east bayshore line. in san francisco, we're seeing a much lower cloud cover. what our 12 minute drive away is at sfo. by 8:00 a.m. we are
still calling for widespread cloud cover. that is what is showing up on fog tracker 4. it will pull back to the coast by noon, hang there and by 7:00 p.m. you will see the inland push. tenders at the moment on the mild side. we're looking for mid- to upper 80s through much of the south bay getting close to 90 degrees. our inland valleys are looking like this. oakland's along the
east bay shore line, 71. here is your 7 day forecast. mild today and tomorrow. saturday and sunday we will warm up a little bit and bring the temperatures again. >> we are looking at a hot spot freak drive around the bay area. we're back to heavy traffic on the bay bridge toll plaza. we are already backed up and beyond was a grand ave. right now there are no incidents on the bridges reported by caltrans or the chp. your commute to the san mateo bridge is a little heavier on monday to westbound but
>> in california is, thousands are returning home after fire crews or able to contain a propane will tanker. firefighters allowed it to burn itself out after determining that it had less propane the originally thought. 6000 students missed their first to school. much more ahead on the kron 4 morning news as we take a live look outside right now at a very foggy san francisco. we will
>> one person has died following a really bad crash in new jersey after a tractor-trailer smashed into a tour bus. 16 people were hurt and two passengers suffered from serious injuries. officials say that the trucks jackknifed at some point across to the new jersey turn.pike the tour bus was headed from new york to washington. >> casey anthony reported for probation last night in florida. she is expected to begin the one year probation for tax fraud. here is video from her release last month after being acquitted of killing her two year-old daughter. we're issue will be serving her probation is a seeker fresnel. james fletcher is keeping an eye
on the weekend forecast. >> this is a live look of walnut creek. we are seeing some pretty pleasant conditions. the sun is beginning to break through. this afternoon we are expecting a decrease in antioch. mid-upper 80s is it the theme for our inland east bay locations. here's a quick look at our mt. tam cam over san francisco looking back over the bay. this is the marine layer that we're dealing with. we have overcast conditions bay area wide. the fall will pull back by noon. to buttress right mouse along the upper fifties to low 60s. we have not seen a lot of change in the numbers.
day around the bay. plenty of sunshine and a great weather to the outside. >> we are not tracking any hot spots this morning. there have been no major incidents to slow your ride around the bay. we have been looking at this low right all the debris to end in early back up with early activation of the metering lights. the drive * are inching above 20 minutes. slow traffic right for the beginning of the macarthur maze for the westbound right. your ride towards the san mateo bridge has been pretty smooth. the traffic is moving just fine. over to the golden gate bridge, ones
are one southbound, 28 minutes out of navato we are not looking at any increase * free trip across the golden gate bridge or through marin. >> former vice president dick cheney is saying that he advised former president george w. bush a bomb syria. he says the bush rejected the advice. he criticizes other members of the budget ministration included condoleezza rice. he called her at night. >> did not bomb syria, but italy did. the cavelike escalate is the most likely vehicle to be targeted by clerks.
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>> everyone is talk about the resignation of a steve jobs. the apple ceo is stepping down from the company. he says, that he continues to play a role by remaining on the board but also reports that he will continue to help design products in the future. she's joining us now with korean firm nationhood is >> steve jobs has of three
legacies. he helped spawn the computer revolution in the late '70s, early '80s. he also worked at the six r and created a juggernaut of movies. then, he came back to apple, a company that was close to bankruptcy and is now worth three under 30 billion. >> is there any word on his health? have you heard anything? >> there has been a lot of speculation. it is not even fair to speculate. whatever is going on he needs to take a break from apple. >> he is remaining on the board. does it seem likely that he will stay involved with decisions going on? >> yes.
than he is no longer able to fulfill his duties. everyone is wondering what is going to happen without a. will tran is live in san francisco at an apple store with reaction >> this is store opens up in an hour. coo many kids they have never known a world without iphone, ipad, all of the cutting edge tools and merchandise that is sold we got reactions from a father and daughter. here is what they had to say about steve jobs no longer at the helm. >> all of their school textbooks are on an ipad this year. my daughter has a huge backpack with 50 lbs. of books, only has an ipad. it is really cool. >> we also spoke with a 13
year-old boy in the city could not live without his iphone. he uses it to committee with his parents and does a lot of homework on there. it is so much a part of the fabric of our lives which is why steve jobs stepping down, there are some in world events but he is front and center for a lot of newspapers. look at these newspaper front pages. >> we will be keeping our eyes on wall street as well and the reaction from apple shareholders. apple shares a dove $20 a share. we are watching stocks, choppy trading. >> . bonds will be back in court today. here is video of bonds are arriving to
court in june. he has a hearing for his request for a new trial or acquittal on a conviction of obstructing justice for lying to a grand jury. that is the only one of the four counts that he was convicted of. prosecutors have not announced whether or not he will be retried on the other counts. if the judge was the conviction stand, a sentencing date would likely be announced. >> in another developing story, the latest with bart and their board members, they agree that the agency should only terminate cellphone service during drastic circumstances. here is video of one of the protests that followed board's decision to restrict cell phone service. bob franklin estimates that it will take 2-4 weeks to come up with a policy that will be discussed. the board to board of directors are meeting again in oakland. to
get to mourn is faster jackie sissel is live at the also report station. >> people here on the platform are really affected. bart has said only in extreme measures will use that tactic again. >> i do not think it should be a major issue. people should not be using their cell phones on bart anyway. >> they are destructive, they are disrupting service. we all need to use of barton. >> the bar to police need to work more with writers.
-- riders. >> the board of directors will say they will redefine what a as applicable to turn also phone service. >> 8:06 a.m.. let's talk about our local weather forecast. it is raining in the bay area this morning. >> there is a heavy drizzle. the roads can be slid, especially along the coastline. on the golden gate bridge the fog is hanging over the span. this
afternoon, here is a good example of what we're expecting. it will be a nice afternoon after we get rid of the fall. currently the fog is the most dense in the north bay. visibility is less than 2 mi.. here is where we are expecting temperatures to go this afternoon. we're starting mild. mid-upper 50s through much of san francisco and the north bay. here is what we are expecting this afternoon. mid-upper 80s for san jose's south. pleasanton
could hit 90 this afternoon. that is as warm as it is going to get. downtown san francisco, mid-60s. in the north bay, '70s and '80s. we will take a look at the 7 day forecast coming up and our next update. >> we managed to avoid any major incidents, hot spots or unusual delays in the commute this morning. traffic is a little heavier, especially over the last couple of weeks. the 880
approach is normally the best approach. we're looking at 20 and 22 minute drive *. that is becoming the new normal for the bay bridge. your ride on the san mateo bridge has been relatively calm. there have been no incidents along highway 92. there is some construction, some hon preconstruction. they're working on some high tension lines. the golden gate bridge is still a problem free. i just updated the drive time out of marin county. 35 minutes from navato to the toll plaza. we are starting to see some heavy and slow traffic from northern marin leading towards central san rafael. we'll take a quick break and
carolinas friday into saturday and decrease to a category one as it mixes with close to new york city on saturday and sunday. we are keeping our eyes on this storm. a major hurricane that could affect the northeast and the carolinas over the next four days. we will be right back as the kron 4 morning news continues.
down 112 points. stocks are on the move. warren buffett announced that he will be investing $5 billion and bank of america. steve jobs has announced his resignation from couple. stocks were down $20 a share during after hours trading but has rebounded. there was a spike of a number of publications last week. ford and 17,000 americans filed for unemployment benefits for the first time last week. that was the highest level in five weeks. that was skewed by the thousands of verizon wireless workers that or on strike. >> a new poll showing
americans outlook on the economy has dimmed. confidence in president obamas handling of the economy has slipped as well although many blame george w. bush. nearly half a survey say that president obama should get a second term. this morning, there is a two million-dollar bounty on the head of muammar gaddafi. italy will be releasing over $5 million in libyan assets that have been frozen. the libyan
opposition says they urgently need at least 5 billion in frozen at libyan assets to pay state salaries and maintain services as well as repair oil facilities. here is a live look at traffic. a mess on 680 southbound just south of 24. at least we're getting sunshine. let's get an update on the forecast. >> here is a liquid at temperatures. in the north bay, upper 70's and low 80s. the fog is the most dense in the north was visibility less than 2 mi.. everyone else is seen overcast conditions. as of those reported what our 12
forecast. we are calling for conditions to remain mild. nice and toasty with plenty of sunshine. 90s in land and liz 7 day around the bay. we are equally little bit as we head into the first half of next week. let's attack on the morning commute. >> and there are. i was just standing around the traffic maps. i noticed a big backup on interstate 680 in the northbound direction. below the speed limit all way into the danville on stone valley rode, the report of a
stall. remember there was a construction worker earlier this morning. if this answers are accurate, it looks like a really sad right for the northbound commuters. that is the counter flow direction. we will see if we can get a drive time for the northbound trip. the bay bridge this morning has been slow. 20 minute drive * been reported out of the macarthur maze for the westbound truck. att is not the best approach to the bridge. the lanes are backed up worse than usual. we are sort of adjusting to these new end of summer traffic flows as we have more and more people back in school. your ride on the san mateo bridge still looks good with no problems reported across the span. i did mention that there was some scheduled
construction work with high- tech power wires. a look at the golden gate bridge ride, 101, the commute from marin county now 41 minutes out of nevada heading down to the toll plaza. how >> police in petaluma are warning school officials about a man who is driving around trying to give students a right. they say a 16 year-old girl was walking in the area on tuesday when a hispanic man asked her for directions. when she said she did not know where he was going, he offered her a ride to her high-school and seem to pushy about her except his offer. nearly two dozen firefighters returned to work and san jose as of the layoffs have been lifted. this return to work has been fixed to a grant,
$15 million from the federal government. cahill now, san jose mayor chuck reed will attend a ceremony today to welcome back those laid off firefighters. >> a former drug kingpin, dear reid is teaming up with a community organization called the urban peace movement following the shooting and killing of three year-old carlos nava. the oakland is called the turfs summit. it will be held this afternoon in east oakland. >> much more ahead on this thursday morning. a quick programming note to tell you about. if don noble can
>> it vermeil is one run and pass here the other residents are been advised to boil their water before there could be in effect for a couple of weeks. >> < look at what is happening with hurricane irene. heard can i read this the first major hurricane to hit the east coast and seven years. 150 mi. per hour winds could be coming with this storm. if you know anyone along the east coast
deshon marman ... >> what are consumers as saying this morning? will tran is applied in san francisco with a reaction. >> he is still very much hands on with the products. the apple store will not be opened in about 30 minutes. there are a lot of employees inside. i had the opportunity to speak with one of them. they said there is a somber and is going on but of course they have to continue with all of these
products. we have lived in a world without iphone and ipad but there are those that have not. here is a reaction from one middle school students. >> do you know who it steve jobs is? >> he is the c e zero. >> the ceo of apple. >> has he made an impact on your life? >> do you have an iphone? >> yes. >> what do you do with it? >> i use it for homework, research, calls, texas. >> could you live without it? >> probably not. >> 13 years old and already hooked on apple >> he has made a lot of people a lot of money. >> apple stock was down big
after the announcement, stocks dropped $20 per share than a matter of minutes but has rebounded. back to the letter that steve jobs release come here is what he had to say, if there ever came a day when i could no longer be my duties, expectations as apple ceo i would be the first let you know. unfortunately that day has come. jobs has been on indefinite leave since january with unspecified medical condition. he was treated for picric cancer in received a liver transplant. one person says apple be a different company without steve jobs as ceo. >> he was the balance point in that company. now, the balance of is been removed. a lot of people have left apple in the last 12 months. the company has been changing quite a bid we are going to see a different company.
>> in another developing story, bar to board members are saying that they agree that the agency should only cut also phone service during justice services. -- during drastic circumstances. the bacart dear bob franklin says it will take a couple weeks to come up with a solution. the bart board of directors will meet again in oakland this morning. jackie sissel is alive with a reaction. >> board said it would limit
or the time they cut off wireless but would not do away with the policy altogether. i spoke with some writers this morning to gauge their reaction. >> it is really unfortunate. i do not like them cutting off service. i do not like the protesters disrupted barge. >> they have rights. if they want to protest, they should protest. they should not cut off service. >> there was overwhelming response from all of the writers this morning. everyone said they may have the right of the last thing they want is to have services disrupted. >> jackie sissel is joining us live this morning. >> we are not tracking any
for to sentencing. the of the charges would fall by the wayside. other people who have been sentenced for their part recharges were sentenced to home confinement. marion jones was actually sent to prison for six months but she had ancillary issues involving checks and money. although he is exposed to 15-21 months. if she senses hem or when she senses and, the judge will give him probably four-six months of home confinement, that is my assessment. >> legal expert michael cordoza address with some insight into barry bonds
>> officials in the bahamas are expecting extensive party damage from hurricane i read. the outer bands of rain are bringing it winds and heavy rains to the islands chains. most visitors have left on cruise ships or caught a flight out before the airport closed. tourists better still there aren't large hotels built to withstand intense storms. we're waiting for rain to make its way to the east coast. it will be going up to the carolinas, past the chesapeake bay, maryland, new jersey, new york, massachusetts and maine are all of the storm's path. if
you have plans to travel to the east coast, you may want to reconsider. woodstock to james fletcher about our local forecasts. here is the shot we have been looking at all morning long. >> the fog is traded over the golden gate bridge. the road surface is damp. the fall will be with us along the coast until noon. that is what it will pull back enough that we might start getting some decent warming in the city. temperatures compendious able still be nice and warm. the fall will pull back by noon and will get some decent heating in the city along the
peninsula before the fall resurgence. there is one hour 12 minute travel delays. temperatures are still on the wild side. the cloud cover over might tempt some insulation. mid-upper 80s is what we're expecting for much of the south bay. almost 90 degrees in morgan hill. the east bay's shoreline, oakland, 71, 76 in castro valley. cooler along the coast. so in the north bay, depending on where you are, you'll be the upper seventies or low 80s.
here is your 7 day forecast. today's fine, tomorrow is a little cooler. next week things will cool off as quickly as they warmed up. let's get a check on traffic. >> we have a san ramon valley hot spot in the non communed direction. all that means is most of the traffic heads south of the the morning. if you need to go northbound, give yourself extra time. san ramon valley boulevard is jammed, so is 680 northbound with a drive times running twice the normal 14 minutes. we have some minor problems in the northbound direction that back things up. there are no major incidents, but this is an unusual and a lengthy delay. here is your bridge
project. very slow traffic. 18-22 minute drive * b eight to 80 approach is usually the best. it is as low as director of the approach. in easy commute out of marin county. there are still no delays. the drive times are running around a 38 minutes. >> in the national news, casey anthony has been forced out of hiding. she is
expected to begin a one-year probation sentence for fraud conviction. here is video of her release last month. she was acquitted of killing her two year-old daughter. former vice-president dick cheney said that he advises george of the bush esteban syria. cheney says that bush rejected that advice in the book he criticizes members of the bush and administration included condoleezza rice and called her 90s. >> the cadillac escalade is now the most likely vehicle to be targeted by crux. the escalating is six times more likely to be his buy seeds that an average vehicle. the
study is based on insurance claims from to the dismay- 2010. escalade starts at more than $63,000. and dozens of evacuees are being returned home. firefighters all-out the propane tanker tavernas of thought after determining that the car had less propane and they previously thought. 6000 students miss their first to school because of it. von
>> last night was a funeral for russell armstrong. among the murders was a strange wife and coasters. some new words have been added into the webster dictionaries. tweet can be used as a noun and a verb. helicopter parents and boomerang child . fiske, is now in there as well. >> the winner of our recent facebook contest enjoy herself at last night's giants game. the giants beat
>> the refuse the assignment >> every sample we have is because of steve jobs. we had the opportunity to speak with a father and daughter moments ago, here is what they had to say about steve jobs stepping down as ceo. >> he has given people a lot of ideas on how they interact with others, entertainment and music. he has taken things up the
huge notch. i am pretty sad about him stepping down. how does your daughter have an iphone or an ipad? >> i have an ipad. >> do you live without those products? >> probably not. >> you get the point about what steve jobs has done for so many people, even a little girl's live in a world that they would not have no without an apple product. this store just opened a few minutes ago and already bustling. more reaction coming up at 930.
>> more on steve jobs, he released a letter of resignation to the board. here is some of what the letter says. he has been only since january with an unspecified medical condition. he was treated for big credit cancer and received a liver transplant. tim cook has been handling the job since these jobs resignation. since he took over a company's stock has been up 62%. he has worked at apple for 13 years. " in another developing story. dart board
members are meeting again today and they agree that the agency should only terminate cell phone service during drastic circumstances. here is video of the protests that followed a board's decision to cut off so phone service to stop the protest. it will take 2-4 weeks to come up with a draft policy on when to cut off so full service. the borden board of directors are meeting this morning in oakland jackie sissel is live at the nelson riddle border station. >> good morning. they said that they would limit that policy. they did not say that they would do away with it all together. that is a part of the issue. anonymous believes they should do away with that policy altogether. it will continue to protest the until the policy is done away with. i spoke with bar protesters to get their
reactions. >> i am concerned about the amendment rates. if i needed to get in touch with my family i would be concerned. i do see that they're trying to prevent bigger safety issues. >> i do not think that should be a major issue. people should not be using their so phones on board any way. >> table further define what it means and what it is appropriate to turn off the wireless system. >> here is a quick update on bay area weather and traffic. >> we are continuing to track a hot spot on interstate 680. eight legal a northbound from dublin to
alamo. we're starting to see some improvements. the drive times are now down to 20 minutes. believe it or not, the bay bridge is becoming a hot spot westbound. the backups are still pretty major and they have grown and the last 15-20 minutes. it is out of the macarthur maze. the 880 approach is usually one of the best, it is now one of the slowest. here is >> equipped, weather. the fall that was clinging to the coastline is into its way inland. widespread fog and drizzle for the morning commute. as we head into the afternoon we will get some nice perks and sunshine. temperatures are expected to be cooler than they were yesterday. the warm-up will come by the weekend. how will have more details
coming up in just a few minutes. >> there have been three winning days on wall street. the dow was up 50 right out of the gate, now down to 11,203. when hot warm buffet will be investing $5 billion in bank of america. we will be right back says the kron 4 morning news continues. here is a lovely from the roof camera in san francisco as the fog is slowly lifting. coo will ... war
already have a hurricane watch posted for the outer banks of the carolinas. take a look at the storm pounded the bahamas right now. we have seen vacationers legal the last 24 hours. i of the hurricane comes over the carolinas and, a category one or eight category two quick buck the new jersey shore and right over new york city, maybe just to the east of manhattan. we could see a major hurricane moves over the coast of the carolinas on saturday into
sunday. everyone along the east coast of the united states is keeping a close eye on what hurricane irene will do. officials in the bahamas are expecting the extent of damage as the hurricane is pummeling them right now. from nassau, bahamas, about 40 mi. away from the eye of the storm, you can see the damage that has already occurred. 150 mi. per hour winds. it is expected to strengthen of the next 24 to 48 hours. if we are following what is happening head of the storm. it gave the order the entire second fleet in virginia to leave the north will enable station to keep the ships safe. the order applies to 64 ships in the area. 27 ships are moving out to sea. another 28 are being moved to other pieces,
>> three days of consecutive gains on wall street. the dow jones is down 1/2 to 27 but still above the 11,000 mark. >> we are updating a hot spot for you. take a look at the bay bridge. it is a big one. the back of is reaching into the macarthur maze. the 880 approach is one of the slowest we have seen. it is the east shore freeway that is not as bad as the other approach. the drive times are over his 20
minutes. slow going on 580 westbound through the maze and on to the flyover. the san mateo bridge ride is a problem free. cleanser one southbound from marin of the golden gate is easy and a problem free. how low cloud cover the ground and widespread even producing a little bit of drizzle for the morning commute. in
livermore, upper 80s. parklet conditions as well. we will get some breaks in sunshine today. the fog will be drifting around for a good part of mourning. year will be your highs for today. -- here are your current temperatures. in the afternoon, a bradys and the warmest locations. we will stay in the '70s around the bay. san to tamara, as will
stay pretty similar. some judges will be rebounding into the new-line '90s. 7 is a route update and the upper 60s to the coast. partly cloudy into the beginning of next week. >> police in petaluma are warning school officials about a man driving around high schools trying to give students a ride. a 60 year- old girl was walking on tuesday when a hispanic man asked her for directions. he offered her a ride to her high-school band seemed pushy about her except in his offer. he eventually drove away in what is described as a dark green dodge or tokyo suv. nearly two dozen firefighters there
were laid off will be returning to work instead as a fix to help from a $15 million federal grant for fire emergency responders. here is a video of the firefighters starting their retraining in july. >> a former east oakland drug kingpin will joint committee members to call for peace following a recent string of shootings in the area. carol reed is teaming up with a community organization leaders in the urban peace movement following the shooting and killing of three year-old carlos not pictured here. the event will be held this afternoon in east oakland. when in pescadero, the water may be back on residents are being urged to boil water before they drink it. county officials are waiting for test results to come back to measure the water is safe to drink. the advisory could be in effect for a couple weeks. a pump
on the wealth failed a few weeks ago leaving dozens of residences and businesses without water. did this morning, the latest out of libya. there is some fighting that is continuing. now, there is a two million- dollar bounty on the head of libya's former leader. they are also offering amnesty to anyone who kills or captures them. there are still a few pockets of resistance. new this morning, italian prime minister says that italy is preparing to release over 500 million in frozen the libyan assets. italy has not disclose the total libyan assets. the libyan opposition says it urgently need at least $5 billion in frozen assets to pay state salaries and maintain a vital services and to repair
>> we are going live to new jersey. the governor is holding a press conference right now. coo looks like new jersey could get a direct hit from hurricane i rain. >> as much of the storm is likely we will close off all access to the barrier islands sometime on saturday once we have had as many people were able to leave, leave. we will continue to monitor this. right now we're asking the people did this voluntarily. i am considering a mandatory evacuation but i am not there yet to. coo the executive orders i just signed permit me to do that
at any time and if i believe it is necessary i will do so. right now like everyone at the short area to be out of the short area by midday tomorrow and headed home to where you live permanently. " local shelters are being opened and will be available for access soon. certainly available for access by the time we will be asking anyone to evacuate and a mandatory fashion. there is a website for people to go to to help prepare themselves for the storm. www.njready.gov direct debt mckenna will go through that and will people should be doing to be prepared. the good news is we have enough time to be prepared. people need to utilize their time
over the next 24 yes 36 hours. >> that is new jersey governor talking about voluntary evacuations in possible mandatory evacuations for the jersey shore. the eye of the hurricane could move over the jersey shore on sunday at a possible direct hit on sunday afternoon for new york. " will be right back as the kron 4 morning news continues. hough with all of
not feeling sad financially for steve jobs. >> people are wondering if the provinces to be aggressive and cutting edge. here is what some people have had to say. >> he has set a tone for technology and interfacing. he has really changed the way we live. thickhead >> d you think that apple will continue to be as aggressive and cutting edge? steve jobs made a lot
>> jackie sissel is a love that elsevier the board's decision. >> these are the people that are directly affected by the protests that have been going on. i have been talking to the whole morning about the policy that barred is supposedly going to implement and their reaction is a little mixed. >> i am concerned about amendment rights. if i needed to get in touch with my family or something i would be concerned because of the protesters utilizing self-service however i do see that they are trying to prevent bigger safety issues.
>> >> free-speech advocacy groups, it will take to just four weeks to complement a new policy. >> it is amazing how this story and a shoe has made national headlines over the last few weeks. onto bay area traffic, robin >> the bay bridge is a hot spot right now. 22 minutes out of the macarthur maze. the 880 approach is backed up over the toll plaza but no longer backed up to the diamond lane split. it is slow right where you hit the toll plaza as you come over
and make a left-hand turn. we're still delayed on the west on trips headed towards san francisco. >> we are still dealing with low cloud cover and fog this morning. we have drizzle hanging on to the davis morning. but is active in the fall will lift. temperatures will be slightly cooler than they were yesterday. we do have a big warmup by the weekend. temperatures climbing into the '90s saturday and sunday. details and a full forecast coming up. >> we will be right back as the kron 4 morning news continues. a live look from the roof camera in san francisco. when gale little bit of a breeze at the top of the mark. we will be right back as we're continuing to follow the latest with a major hurricane deck could slam the northeast over the weekend including new york city. we will have more on that story coming out. ha
>> if we are going to have to decide what we are going to do. when despite statements bagging this drink >> , that is the new jersey governor. we have been monitoring this conference during the commercial break. they're talking about hurricane i rate approaching the jersey shore. he is talking about voluntary evacuations right now and possibly a mandatory evacuation by saturday. we have been tracking the latest in a major hurricane that looks to be making its way up the eastern seaboard. we have the latest update from the national hurricane center. whack right now the storm is " breaking through the bahamas with 115 mi. per hour winds. we're getting preliminary reports of major damage. all this could strengthen into a category 3 hurricane with a wince
hitting into the coast of the carolinas and the outer banks. this would be on saturday around midday. if you look at the latest pass, that would take the eye of the hurricane right over new york city, to the east of manhattan, over queens and brooklyn. the hurricane could have an affect on tens of millions people will keep watching the latest as his major hurricane is expected to announce a closer to the new england and northeastern coast over the next 96 hours. here is the dos of
>> barry bonds is expected to be in court today. here is video of them arriving in court in june. he has a hearing on his request for a new trial for an acquittal of his conviction in one of the four counts that he was tried on. the conviction was for obstruction of justice. prosecutors have not yet
announced whether or not bonds will be retried. if the judge lets the conviction stands, a sentencing date is likely to be announced. michael cordoza is our legal analyst with more on barry bonds. figure for joining us. we're going to wait and see what happens in court today. how likely is it that the prosecution will want to retry him? >> i do not think is likely at all. >> after the original trial, both sides claimed victory. >> interesting. you did have both. hon how did can victim of a felony. ha bonds or was
not convicted of using steroids, in his mind he thinks, i assume it will help them get into the hall of fame. >> on the one count that he was convicted of, he just did not answer the question that was asked of him. >> technically, that is true. he did not answer a question how that the u.s. attorney asked him. bell was, did greg ever give you anything there required a syringe in order to coo just yourself. hoppe >> hi bonds gave a non
responsive answer. as an attorney, i have tried a boatload of jury trials and got through depositions and such. if a witness does not answer a question he should have said, you did not answer the question. what is the answer to this specific question. he really never clearly went back and did that all those on sale later in the transcript he did do that. keep in mind, what a jury does is what we would like our legislators back in washington d.c. to do, that is to compromise. hopper how jurors will compromise into a verdict at times. if
you look closely, it is really questionable whether it is going to hold up or not. the jury compromise and i think the judge knows that. >> is that the argument that the attorneys for bonds could use to get this tossed out? >> i think technically they have a great argument but if you overturn this neck, you bring the jurors in to come to a decision and then overturned? connecticut the judge is very good and very smart. the defense says the instructions were confusing and misleading. the big issue is the materiality. bottom line today are
saying, that question did not derail the grand jury or put them at a different direction or cause them to go on a different path that obstructed to justice. i believe the jury compromised. if i was a betting man i would say she is not going to overturn it and leave it to the appellate courts to decide, as you said earlier, what people do today, if she does not grant the motion to overturn the verdict, or for a new trial, she will then set a sentencing date, sentence bond and of course they will appeal. i do think they have that issue to talk to the appellate court about. >> michael cordoza, a figure for joining us. we appreciate your insight. in the meantime we're watching a hot spot in traffic. >> we are continuing to
monitor big delays on the bay bridge toll plaza, even with a bigger backups as in a normal, this is pretty heavy and slow. look at the 880 approach. it is backed up nearly completely across the toll plaza although in the last 10 minutes we have seen some improvements. the drive times are running 18- 20 minutes and on the 880 approach in this lower this morning. your best bet is probably the 80 approach from the east shore freeway. >> we are starting you walk where where sunshine is in walnut creek. " our orders are expected to warm slightly cooler than yesterday. elsewhere we're actually seeing widespread fog this morning. in livermore woman to the upper 80s. it will be worn, but
not quite as warm. in terms of fog here is what we can expect in the next hour or so. to buy the afternoon, 9 sprigs of sunshine. by 6:00 p.m. or 7:00 p.m. the fog will drift back in. your current temperatures are into the '70s right out in antioch. 74 for concord and in fairfield. san rafael, 57. kick 70's around the immediate bay warm to about 70 degrees in oakland. five degrees cooler in san francisco. a comfortable 80 degrees in santa rosa,
navato, 89 in fairfield. here is your 7 day around the bay. the rest of the week will keep us fairly similar in terms of temperatures. by saturday and sunday, below warming. partly cloudy conditions continue into next week. the dow jones right now at 11,184. apple's stock is down only slightly. it dropped $20 a shorshare with the news was first announced that steve jobs was resigning. the bank of america is the big winner today. their stock is trading above 20% on news hot cup jimmy buffet will be